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VOL. CL---NO. 1
ALEXANDRIA, VA., MONDAY EVENING, JANUARY 1, 1900.
PRICE 2 CTS.
MB0IO1N wli
"flo: You Are Frce!"
If JOU WCR i" ]>ri<;oii and a
good spirit suduenly opcnt-d
tlu* doi)T ;itid said "<i<> You
an- frci?! " you wouldn't stop
to ask whethcr thc kcj tbat opened thc
door wai thc Tcgulation pattcrn M !i"t It
itopeaed thc door. that is enoagh. Thou
nada of woncn who aic sick and anfforing
raight apecdilr be madc atrong and wefl
again if it mi not fot an unna->onablt pre
judice againat auy but ao-called "rcguhv
tion " metbods.
"Threr ycari ago I WM almoat kotic with
.romb trodmc," aaya Mn Jennie J. Jackaon, of
Ferguasou'a Wharf, lalc of Wlghl Co. Va., In a
?ettei to Di k V Pieto ??'? Bu folo, \. V "1
tried m;i:iv difierciit rnedidnw and got do bqt
[?r anttl i Iricd Dr Pierce'a mediciuea. The
ir*t txjttie gavc nif eaac i havc taken *<ix bot
ltlt> aaid I feel aa arcll aa evet In my lifc
My doctOf did oot havo auy uith in 'patcnt
anedioini's but he tays ' - mttlkinji hai '
good.' I kuow if 1 tiad not takcn 1>i I
?Mdidne i conld not hare lived long aa l araa
?othifrf tuit a akclcfon i waa to tbln In flcsh
that it imit mc to Ik down Now i an wrll,
and can work hard all day and do aa mnch
walking aa I ever did and UCCp well all night.
I can tu-ver bc thankfol enoogfc Ibt thc good i>r.
Pierce's mediciues did BU
Dr. Pierce ia a rcgular graduatvd and
cducatt-d phyaician. Hc haa bad a ntore
practical life-long ezpcriencc whJi all
loraaa of womeo'a diaeaaea than any otlur
dector in thia country. Hia "Favorite
Prescription " for fctnafe complainta ia the
most nurvelously effective rcmedy for thia
purpose in thc world.
Suffcring womcn need not heaitatc to
write to hitu All lettera arc held ^acredly
confidential and frec advicc will be aent by
inail in plain aealed cnvelope.
Cooatipation is a Httlc illneaa that if
?cglccted bwi'.'s a big one Dt Pierce'a
Pleaaaiit Pelleta ctrre constipation,
HrPits wlth you whethrr you ontinac the,,
ner?e-kiniii*toii?rcohn(.it.NO-TO-r"
renioTfn thc d< snv for tobiusco, withj,
out Dcr?t>uv,u,t r. ?>?. ? -1 i \t i
tlne, puriUt'* thc hiooi
?tnres loit manhoud.
tntkei you ?troi
Khealtn.nerve^
tndpocket
boo"
For OTorPKry f e?ra
A* <>!.<; AND WOLA-TUXD KKMZDir.?Ml
ryitiit'.ow'B Soothin. ;iyrur iift* be^u usel .'"r
l/.i fifty ywra i y milii-iu of Dothers Ia
l ioii childron whiia tooihini?, v/i'.r. porfo-t
nroase. It aootbea the cidld, softena t^o gurue,
^Mnya all pnin, oaroa wind colic, and ia the
?? i't leaody for Diarrhcef*. If plo&saut ;o thc
.vtle. 8old by DruKK^tfl in ovcry part of thc
<iir)d, Twenty-fivo CCtttl a bottle. Ita raln<:
: ? i aUblo. Beaure ?r.d aik '.or Mn, Wiui
oothii>g8yTtip *n* teka n?? i<th?<r kil I
',-r? 1 "7 w<l*?lr'
L T. Travis, Agect Soutbcra B. B . Selind,
(ia., writes. "I ranncd say tco Dj n'!? in prnife
of One Minute Couuh ?'uro. Fn Iny caseit bas
worktdiikoa charra." Tho only h?rnil(sa
remedy th^t Kivoi itnin diate r uit*. t'urcs
con^h'', colia, ? r >tip, br juchiti3, and all tbroat
aud Iuuk troubles.
\BNOLD'8 BBOMO.C.LEBY. Try thia
tturiTcjad rerno.'.T foi BmdaehH, Nauralgia,
"Our iVcw Soutli"
F-L-O-U-R
? * ? maVes lUht, wholcBome, and de
? ? * liciom Bread and oth"jr fooda, bi
? * * rause it's ruade of WINTEB
? * ? WrtE\Tex'ln9iv>ly.
? ? ? ,E#"If ym want to lvj tl a
? ? ? ripo old a?\ nso "Our Now
? ? ? South"?tho kind our forefathors
? ? * liv<jd on.
YOUR GROCER SELLS IT.
W.H.TEMNEY&SONS
Capital MUls, 30th & W*ter strents.
W&8HTNOTON, P. ?.
HOVfE "(4LOBE MILLS' T.E.VDS THK
TBADE IN ELOUR.
Vor your Xnms r-akin . if you wouH h-ivo it
a culni-ry II uni''". ?0 i ?ho?M uee MM but
our bigh ?rido "Piilo Fl >or." J-'or brad.
past-v. ntk.s rol<or tho tamdy b.kinn in
K?n-r 1 thc "l'rd? Hour" wi!l always be
found dil cious of ItToi and nntrifou* in
q'.tlity. If you want a traat nnk > your
XiiMsbread froin "I'ride Flonr."
JMO. W. EMMKKr ACO,
Uiiion stroot.
'Phone*?Bell 99j Horao 148. _
SHIP YOUR
DKESSED CALVES, HOGS AND LAMBS
TO
Swift & Company,
l,-14 t>ntr<> M?rkct, W?shin*ton, D. C.
H (bvtf ?fk? a>d <l'ii<k returns. Kpfrige
ra'.ors and ev. ry oouvcnience for handling.
SWIFT * COMPANY.
13-M Cmtro M?rk?t, WaabiftgUW, IX C.
MAtB
|U*xattArta *i)Mt\U>
ITJBLI8HBD DAILY ARD THI-WHKLY M
Qatettc Buildlng.810 * 813 Prlnoo ?t
TERM8:
Daily. I Tbi-Wkkkly.
1 Yoar.$5 00
1 Year.f3(X)
6 Montha. 1 50
3 Montha_. 75
1 Month. 25
GMonths. 2 50
3 Months. 1 25
1 Month. 43
1 Week. 10
Al) transiont advertiaemeii.'a ciutt l>? pald Ic:
in advance.
'tontract advertiaeri will not bo allowed to ex
ceod their spaoe unleaa the exceaa u paid for
at transient ratea and ouder no circum
atancea will they be allowed to advertiaa
other than their lejritimate bnaineaa in tba
apaoe contractod foi.
Marriago and deatli notloa* nitut ba pali for
in advance.
BosolutionB in memoriam, o; thanks, tributai
of respoct, rosolutions adopted by aocieti?s
or poraona, unloar of public tonourn, wil>
only be printed in thia papar aa advertia*
menu.
Tho Gazettb offloa la oonnectod arith tho
t'elephono Exchangoa. Advertdaamente, or
? oV.!., {. tae papcr, nows or any infoimatios
or laaiuas can bo aent by toleohona.
fF.ntered at the Poatofflce Alexandria, fbajbv
i", as scoond-clftaa mnttor.1
THE MEMORIAL AND OTHER
BRIDGES.
Tbe WasbingtoD correspondent ol
tbe Ricbmond N?ws writes:
Tbe people of Northern Virginia at d
moHt every public ppirited man in the
Diatriol of C dumbia i.-< anxioue not only
(0 -<e the metuorial bridge couetructed
acrors the Potoniac river to Arlinjjton,
but they aiao tbiuk tbat tbe idea of
haviog a ualioDul boulevard to eta.'t In
WVhington, tbeice to Arlincton and
Akxrodria *nd ou toMount Vernon, ia
a good oue.
S <Die day that pn j^ct will undoub'
edly be carritd out, but these thin?8
i.ike lime, and as locg as Uncle Ham
uas to tnaiutaiu a Inrge ftanding arruy
10 flgbt Fil'pi ch and garrieon our new
|,o--.'. - siooa, the drain u;>on the treit-i
ury will be ?o he&vy tbat the ccono ?
uiifcte in Con?re?s will be slow to vote
-becaab for sucn luxunes tm a btaut
lul iitiiiotial bculevird. It ba8 been
aoggeatod iu cer:a'Q qtiartera tbat the
Virgioia claima bill will be certaiu to
get tbrODgh if tbe Sta.e were to give
?ra' tiionty 10 tbe boulevard acheme.
Assooo as the plaoH can be perfec!
d atid the ueceaaary legklatioo obtak
? d it la the purposeof tr.e PenDsylvania
fiiilroad (Vrupauy to spcnd betweeu
toiir and five million dollars in tbe Di -
trict of C'jlumbia. Tbie will inc'ude a
aploodld tuo'lern ateel bridge acroes tbe
P.itomac river. Itwil take the place
of the woodeo coccern tbat is uow
u^ed, atid over wbitb ako rnn tbt
traiiisoftbe Southern and the (.'neta
peake and Obio companien. It will be
1 bigh bridee, and will coat upwarde of
a million dollarp.
The Penr-sylvania compaDy will ev
large tbeir Bration here by bBviugeh
vati'd trackn, or tlse eii:k tbem, which
rv i in calculated to do the businetts.
Tbe ground on wbicb tbe station and
yardl are located isgoveroment proter
v. S<veral years ago the Hous ? paH^?
td a bill to oust the compaDy, but ii
W*? reconsidered. The compaDy tried
to accura legi-'lation givii g them tbe
right to Btay where they are for nineiy
?i e jearr. Tba', however, failet*.
There la s nue talk of having a gratul
U'iiod rnilWHy ttation bere, bot it will
nave (o be located far out on tDe eub
urb< to accommodate all the linee.
All tbeae tbinjjs are uuder con6idera
'ioD, and tbe Penneylvania people real
ize that a move haa to be uoade for
thf m to bar.dio the pueaeugera end Ihc
freight, aud live up to tbe agreetnenta
tbey have with the rai roada wboM
traina coma into their atation at 8ixth
and B atreeta.
All of the towns in Virginia adj^cen?
to Waahiugton city eeem to b? lm
provltg rapidly, the leadlng men ol
DOrthen Virgiuia underatand fullytbat
a biu pull togetber will eventually rt
?>ult iu getting a fair abareof the money
tbat ia aunually diatributed by Co#
gr^-H.
The Oldo and the Pennaylvania Con
greHamau are not a blt baabful wbeD
chey wiah to tap the treaaury, and Vit
ginia abould come in for ber Bbare,
too.
The proepecta for the paa^age of Re
prea^ntative Rixey'a bill to build the
memorial bridge -<re moat encouraginp.
Membera froro ail poitloog of the
United Statea a?y tbat it will rcJ
throogb, eapecially aince the Prevident
recommended the project in hia atiiitial
meaaage.
(. Inruitls NctVS
CoiMI from Dr. D. B. Cargile, of
Waahna, I. T. He wwlec: ''Four bot
tlt'8 ol E tctric Biltera baa cured Mra.
Brewer of acrotula wbich had cau^ed
b^r gr??Ht ^uflering for years. Terrlble
?orei would brettk out on ber bead and
face, and the beat doctora could give no
help; bu' her cure ia complete and ber
health ia excellent." Thia ehow* what
IhoOMtadfl have provei,?tbat Eectric
Bit'era \t* the heat blood purifier knowu.
It'e theaupremenmtdy for cczema. tel
ter, aalt rheuro, ulcera, boila atd ruu
tiing eorea. It a imulatea liver, kidneya
and bowela, txp-la poi*ooa, help digea
tion htiilla up tbe atrengtb. Only 50
centa. S >ld by E. 8. Leadbeater &8one,
Druggia a. (?ii*ratiteed.
A Lilo and I'-ai li Fight.
Mr. W. A. Hine-1, of Mancheater, It.,
writmg of bii- almoat miraculoua eecape
froui deatb, aayp: "Expo-ure afier
?OMlcf induced sprioU8 lung trouole,
whioh ended in (\>i)t<umptioi>. I bad
ir. tui'iit hetnmunagea hi d cougbed
n ght at tl day. All my doctora aaid 1
tiui-t aoon di?. Thf n I begao to use
Dr. Kini;'.- New IXacovery for Cjd
aumpuon, wbich completely cured me.
I would not be witbout it even if it coat
$o 00 it bottle. Hundreda bave uaed it on
ou my recommendatioo and aay it never
failn to tiiro Throat, Cheat and Lung
trouble.-." R^gular aizea 50 centa and
$1.00. Trial bottkl free at E. ?. Lead
bcitter & Sons' Driig Store.
lluu .'irr Vnur Kldnrp ?
Dr Hot)t>s Bmragaa PlUacaraaU kMMJ Ua s*n>
1,,'rv \dd ninlsil*ai0^QHIM?*
L T. Thirkfifld. Health Inspector of Chi
caa.p, stys. ""^doi ''J'PeP9'* ?'urecannct be
mmtlir1 tmi huliiy. It curjd moof ??
veie djapcfC "." It digest* what tou eat and
earan unige-tion, heartburn and ?lt U rma of
dy uepsia.
MCMMM Vour Bvcrttl With fiiscarelft.
Candy Cathartio. cure constipation forever.
' ItO.O.C.IaiUdruggiatareiuudtnonay.
AUGU8T FLOWER
"It ifl a aurpriaing fact," bbjb Prof.
Houton, ''that iD my travele in all
paits of tbe world, for tbe last ten
\> ars. I havr met more people having
Uhed Greeu'a August Flower than any
other remedy, for dyfpepaia, deranged
liver uDd atomach, ond forcoDBtipation.
I ficd for touriata and Balesmau, or for
p-raocs filliog oflice poeilknq, wbere
beadaches and geDeral bad feelinpa
frtnii irregulnr babits exiet, that
Green'.- Auuuat Flower ia a grand rem?
edy. It doee not injare tbe syalem
by fnquent use, acd iB excelleDt for
aour btomacha and iodigestion."
Sample bottle-> free at tbe drug atoree
of Erotst L. Allen, Olaud M. L*-odod,
W\.ttie!d& Hall, Cbarles G. Lennon,
W ? F. ( reiglitoti & Co., and Richard
OibaoD.
-? ? ? ? ? *
$500 "EWARD!
Wk will p?y the abovo rewaid for any caae
of l iver Couiplaint. Dyspepftia, Biek Head
achc, Indinestion Omatipation or Costivenosj
wo ctnnot cure with Liverita. tho Up-ti>Date
Little Liver Pill, whoii th* diructiona are
atnctly compliod with. They are pim-ly
Vegetahk, and nover fail to give Batisfattioti.
2.">c boxesfontain 100 Pills, 10<: boxes coi>
t-tin 40 Pills. 5c bnxca rontain 15 Piilfl Bc
wtioof (-u'sritiiiiona and imitation*. Scnt by
rrail. atampatiken. NEBV TA MIDIOAL
?(), Coi GHniOO ar.d Jackeon sts., ( hitago,
'1 . KoM l>y Kd^ar YVarlkhi, jr., dtugjjiat,
k c.?;,:!.ilii.i, Va.
PEBSONALLY < OUVOi TKDTOUBS.
Tho Pennsylvania Kailroad < otnpany ati
nounres tre kllowing porsonallv-conducted
tours for the sta?on of 1899 and 1900:
Moxico and Caiifornia -A forly-tivoday
tour will leuve New York and Philadolphia
Fibruary 18. Fouitcen day? will bespent
in Mcx:t-o and eightien la Caiifornia. The
party wiil trave! ovtr t!.o entire rouie by tbe
''Mexico and Caiifornia .Special," the finefct
trsiu that crosscs the cjiitiuuiit
FlOfida?Four tours to Jackeonvillo will
Icave New York and Philadelpbii January
S8, Felnuary <> aud 'JO, and Maich 6. The
ntl threo ol theso sduiit ot a eojourn of two
weeke in the "Flowery Htato " Tickcta (ot
tho founb tour will be good to nluru ly
regular traius until May 31, 1900.
TJcketa lor tho al'ove tours will be boUI
from a'i piinripal points on tbe Poncsyl
vania Bailroad. For full kformaiiou ad
rlrcaa0.Btadda, Pas-engor Agont boutheast*
ern District, Washiugtou.
tiltOCKHIEH.
LET UB HAVE
YOUR OUDER FOR
Xmas Wines.
Horc is ?n asaortinont of 8IX B0TTLE8
of fine old CALIFokNJA WlNEe>. They
will give you tbe sacoo aatisfaction tbat the
more expen&ivo branda will.
Kegular Price $3.50.
1 BOTTLE OF CLABET.
1 BOTTLE OF 8HEBLT.
1 BOTTLE OF POKT.
1 BOTTLE Of SWEET MU3C4TEL,
1 BOTTLE OF B. B. BBANDV.
1 BOTTLE OF CATaWBA.
Special Price 6 Bottles for $2
3-year-old Byo Whisky $2 per gallor.
1894 liantii-tvtlle Whisky $3 ptr ghlbn,
5-ytar o!d Api 1 ? Brandy $3 per gallon.
Special Prices for Christmas.
BcBt Qnality New f br >n 10c per lb,
Mixel Candy 5c per lb.
Broken tick Candy Hc ptr lb.
llett Qnality Mixed Nuta 12c per ih.
Fomo Made Mince M?at, quart j*rs, 25c.
I. P. WooJis 4 k
KOYAL AND WOLFI STBEETS.
TO^BJg^_
Yates and Company
WILL BE HEADQUABTEB8
this wc.k f<r XMA8 DELICAC1E8; va
CANOIESin variety.
Nl7 TS dirtct from importcrs.
BAISINP, London lay? r.
OBANGKS, Florlda.
C8ArBS2?i: '..;- Cbd.
PIPPI^'8, Albemtik.
TU IKEY8, tho linest dressed, drawn.
Duke & Fairfax Sts.
oct4 3 m
A CARD.
?Wo beg to thank tho poople of Alox
ai.it ii for their kind patrooage during
tbe (hristmas aeason and we expresi
our best wi:hea to all for a bappy and
prosperous N'ew Year. Tho kicdness
Bhown iih we ap; r.ciate, and our salea
have aata noarly doabled tlua year
over the samo of '98.
Very rcapectfully,
Carter & Howard,
423 KING 8TBEET.
BOOKS, CARDS AND CALENDARS
AT
DYSON'S.
Tbo larg<st acd best Btlected lirjo (\erof
fertd and CHEiPEB than ever.
Wo h.ve lots of otber prtt'.y tbiug', but
Bl> Kt are tur specia t..\
S. P. Dyson & Bro.
508 King Hreet. n-ixt to Opcra Rouee.
THE FIB8T XATIONAL BANK OF
ALEXANDBIA, VA
Alex?udna. Va , Dec. 27, 1899.
At a aaaotfaag of the oo*r 1 of Directorr,
bcld ilu: day, a semi- .nnual dividend of
FtH'B PEB CKNT. VM ded .rcd, piyatle on
and aft r JANUAbY 2, lJHlO.
CHAb. E. HOJFF, Caahier.
dec28 3t?_
ClITlZiiNa' NATION?L BANK,
J Alexandria, Va.. Dec. 28, 1899.
The B?>id ef Dir t?i<>r.s of thM bnnk h?ve
th:B dity 'lielared ? -tm.nir.U: I civideod of
FO-UB PEB t:ENT. payable on aud a/ter
.MNUABY 2.1900
WM. II LAMBEBT, Caahier.
dec28 b'l
MKDIOINA.I.
MtiDICINAL.
vtaacaiBi
COUCH SYiSU!
hatnadc tbov aadi f< bildn nwcQandhappy. Itiaaon
than crimi' iogfo ? .--ickchiM l renicly th:.t youaro reallyonly ex
rimentinir with? and therc ia no MCd todoit You can Mtuflr
t I?r. BolTa Couch Syrnp u aome rabstitstc thatyou are told ?
^
ficrtmen
just as goOi
OM cvcry pt
I." J>r. Bglfs CL'KLS ? yd kuow it curcs, and so
rson who hM Dced it for any lort of I OMgb in tho
last fiftv'vfir.--. Ko !??"? i" < .'? b> nttdl ,wi it ig pure, auro and
k.*
ick. " Have a bottle lv;n ly for bad VMtbet
Btfu* >'?'? !
A. C. MRVKR & CO., Battlmore, Md.
Vr. f.ulT, I'ilh
' J inail.
m
Chriatiins a perlod of blisi. A thlld re
coiving ,t - littlc ? fferinij of .-01110 bright Toys
on Christuias niLiraing !ul< iho fir.-t dogreo
of hap;iine-s.
DOLL8.
8tock of DtUl inimenso. Prices Iok. Dalla
ate l>e?utifiii anil bx>k liao ang. K
Dresaed Dolli with ronl htir. Priro 5c
Drcssei Dolle, handeomo dresaiuv, with
real bair, ruovablo anui and fcit Fnce 25c.
Kid Dolla real hair, a .oes and stock ugs.
Frice 25c
Kid Dallaj hand?omo and ulunal kde
atractaUa Prico $1
Uisquo Pella iu - voral grtde*. Prices 2Jc,
50c, 75c, il and $1.50.
Large sizo Dolia of wondtrful beauty,
l'ric. $2 50.
Ext>a Isrgo size Do li of cxquisite fine ap
ptaranco I'r:<o >? l Theiwoitk of tho !a-t
meutioucd doll li $5 50.
A gcncral hs-ortmeut of Dolll at 10c, 15c,
25c. 86c, 50c aad 7 >c. Our ertiTe SLotk of
bo li is thia seaaonV paifjbMC
Don't DCglcet a visit to our catali i-1 mei.t
beforo the elo&ing of ('! riataaaa ai.d iii8pc<t
tho boautu'ul ' 'Ia dtrpUyed. Th<? iiimi.
toiucst fated Dilsmtde. Tho work ofex
perc Doll *r;ifcts with wOod< <tu ly iow pncts.
CHRISTMA8 SILK HANDXERCH1EFS
8ilk Handkcrcbofg in all gr?d ? . Whit.'
8ilk Handkorcbieft toad in popularity and
make graud Christin*-. pieututa. Piicta50c
and up.
CHBISTMAS U08IEEY.
Cur tt ick of llofciory ia Vf-ry largo to inoot
a 1 detnands duriog tho Chri8trnaa bnsinewi
Aew bosiory paysan important part in the
gerieral liue appiaraneo o( our wcll dVMed :
peo[ lo dating I'hii-tui tg tr.ii aformation.
Boye' and Girla' t hristnias Ho-iery, all
sizes. Price 10c.
Boys' ?.,d Girl.i' oxtra qnality GfcfktMl
HoBiety, all sizes. i rice -'5 .
Ladies' Black Horuiedorf Ho-f, all - x -. i
Pnco 1 -'?/?, uiHking a seusible i ;< i i i to tho j
lacky wearer.
ladioa' Bla< k IIi"tud?rf Hoie, all afgaa. I
Price 25c. A grand prceeut and one ol ia;
wortb
Men's Bisck tiiid 'Ian Half Mcso in gre> t
quantity, all M/.e-.. Pr ce \\i'.d--. A su!j
stautitil and acceptiblc jdft.
EverytbinK in the way of Toys for boys |
and x ris is bere di;phyod in grc*t quantity i
(Jur entire line of briffM ioys il new, pretty '
and with low price.
CHBI8TMA8 GLOVES.
Wo aupply cvery shapo of (4'oves for tho
hand. A largo ftock of Christruas QIovom for
m 'ii, boy*, g:r!a and mull cb Idtou. Pricos
10c to $1.50.
CHBI8TMAS LINEN HANDKEECHIEF8
It requirea a big atock of Linen llaidkt r
cbief8 to supply the great dtnnnd dcr.ng ibe
i lu-uig days of a eucceaalu] Chrismaa businea-.
We nave mado proparatiou to tneu alc.i. -
era fiom every scction of tho > i.> aaakiag
prices from 5c to 50c.
CIIB1ST.VH8 NECKWEAK.
Our array of rich, beautifal patterni of
atrictly mcdfini mirie Mon'a Neckwoar. Nov
eltioa predominfto duriig tho t'hrlatnma r
joicing. Pricea 25c, 50c aud 75c
A large force of oxtra salcsmen to receive
tho grand ( hrittmas ru-h Let tbe children
havo tbe new sunshine TOYS.
C. M ADAMS.
411 Kiu# Btreot
? w
IS HERE
and we ?ro prepared to supply you with
ovory thing oeeded to mako your tablo at
tractivd at Bt cept'on?, Card Partie?, Tohs and
othfr functions. Weaskyour jartitular no
tice of lomo fine valuo*.
DECOBATED CANDLE 8HADES
from 5c up.
OE'OBATEO W*X 0AWDLS5,
Bpecial valuea, at 4c and 5c tarb.
BBA88 CANDLE 8HADE HOLDERH
5c cach.
Al-o a aplendid aasortment of Pnnch Biwls
and Giawes, Decanters, Wine 01 . ? , C?l
delabra and opccial va'uca in Eaehro Prizer.
E, J. Hiller and Co.,
Importers of Farthenware.
Kodaks ior Christmas
-AT?
Carne's Bookstore,
_708 King atroet._
HEINZ'8 SWEET and 60UB PICKLES
and Muitard, jnst receivod and fur eale
in quantitiea to suit by
_J. Q MILBUBN
O AFETY BAZOB, ouce uaed ron ? Q nevt
O do witboat it For aak
HKNBY W. .. l>i.
106 N. &.; jl atiMt,
JuOllilNti. i- < ?; -. i>-ii i m.-. *c
Jack Frost
BBPIOTI NEITIIEB
\ge nor Condition.
Take time by the forolock and prorlde
yoursclf and boys with one of our SUITS,
(VEKCOATS or BUPIB& Tbey are
mado in tbe test of roannor and at priooa
within the reach of a1!.
Men's Suits, $5 to $15.
Hoys' Suits, $1.25 to$io.
Men's Overcoats, $4 up,
All thc latost shados pnd s'vlea in light
olote.l f'ovort Overcoats from $7 to $15.
Po.ys' lijjht eoiorcd Covei; Ovorcosts,
'roru (4.50 ui>,
I'oys' Beefcts, with storm or veivot
ollsr. fn.m $2. tO up.
Snits and Ofweoati mado to ordor, fit
.'iiaranieod, frora $13.50 up.
A c mp'ete liuo of Gent's Kn mi -h;i,*
i' krWCflt ptic-6.
All K'<ods markid in p'ai I ftpuroa and
i HtMiii id as reprcseutcd or moncy re<
cndcd.
R. Lee Fielu,
hie-Price Clotliier and FurDisher,
NO. 304 KINO 8TBF.ET.
TN OBOEE TO MAKE EOOM FOB A fc>PE
( IAL DIrPLAY IN OUB MEBCHANT
TAJLOBING DEPARTMENT, we have
coucluded to cl -?e out our Btock of
Gents'FuniishiugGoodsat andbelowcost
Tbo late |lfr. Or'tms having purchased a
toagriflcout I no of foreign and domestic
wor 1 i'-, wo in) preptred to mak ? up Smts
Ovoico.n and Trou?ering* to pleiae the m)8t
fastidiou.-1. Entire satiafactioi guaranteed.
ROBT. T.GRIMES,
Merchant Tailorand Men's
Furnishings,
322 Kingetreet, Alexandria, Va
MAOfflNERT. ~
T * H. ATTCHESON,
Prtetfetl Muliitets m.l Eoginecr
Vad Bnildera of
aUEIKl AND oTATIONABY ENGINEfc
Blaciumithing and Htoatn Fittinj. ?m
ginoon' and MachiniaU' Buppliea, and all aorti
af raiH work *nd th<it oonnectad with bricki
work promptly executed. BepaJring prompu
ry dona J. 4 H. AITCHE80N,
mylO 116 King at., Alexandria, Va.
TX7M.B. MOORE.
Mscbinlsi, Iron and Brass Founder,
^BIPyMrrE AND BLAOKflMITH,
old DOMrmoa wobxx;
80T7TH UNION 8TBEET, ALEXANDBJA
Wtil furniah and ropair all kindi of Machlnc*
ry, Iron and Braaa Castinga, Wroaght and
Oaat Iron Foneea, Mill Work, Ship and Black.
imithing, Edge Toola, Mill Picka, Fadng Hatn.
mera. ?rd all kinda of Mill Work madc and rc?
p i:. . at tna ihortcat notice and at reaaonablc
prioe*.
ttf Th? higheal markct prioc pald for 011
Wrongbi acd <'*jrt Iron. Br*aa and Ooptmt
Lcave Your Ordeta at
No. 5 2 9 KINO 8TREET
Best Quality
COAL AND VVOOD.
Wo are paying cpeclal attention to orderi
fcr family use.
W. A. SMOOT & CO.,
Office and wbatyes footof Princess atti-ct.
BflT** [To1epbonc?57
ELECTBIC
LIGHTS.
We have eeveral handred incan
descent Umps in stock. Will rent
for the bolidaya.
THOMPSON
ELECTRIC CO.,
427 KINQ 8TB EET._
P?LK MILLEB'8 IN8ECT roWDEB
Jhat reoeived a freab sunply of POLK
MILLEB'8 ITALIAN INSETT POWDEB at
wAPriKT.n 4 HAJUL'a.
_KAUFMANN'S STORKSL^ _j _KAUFMANN'S STORES^_
KAFFMANl'S
Gigantio Stock-taking Sale.
j A HAPPY NEW YEAR ! *
Shoes, boots, men's and 5078* suits and
overcoats, ladies' golf, astrakhan and plush
capes, ladies' ana gents' furnishings, blank
ets, quilts, trunks, satchels, hats, caps, etc.
In every department the knife has been
placed.
Sale begins Thursday at 9 a. m.
ITJ
m MINA1
400 & 402 KING STREET.
OliY ft?M?n?i.
I)BY GOOD8.
EICHBERG'S
REDUCTION
SALE.
A sweeping reduction sale in every department throughou I
the house in anticipation ot rebuilding our store. We are of
fering duriug this sale Lace Curtains and Tapestry Portiers.
LOT 1, 75o LACE CUBTAIN8 49c.
2, $1
8, $1.25
4, $1.50
5, $1.75
6, $2,
7, $2.50
8, $2.75
9 $4
10, $5
11, $5.50
12, $8
76c.
?1.
$1.25.
$1.50.
$1.76
$-.
$2.60.
$3.
$3 60.
$4.50.
$6.
LOT 1, $3 TAPESTRY POBTIEBS $224
2, $4.50 " $8 50.
3, $7, " 16.
8ILKH FOR WAT8T8 25c UP.
^5?rwB8TrLLHiVETRAi)R nrgoonNToonpoNH.-^ai
55*?TEBMS OF THIS SAL^ ABE.8POT CA8H.-?ti
ISAAC EICHBBBO t SON.
E8TABLI8HED 1852.
BURKE & HERBERT,
BANKERS.
AND l'KALKK- IN
[NVESTMENT SECURITIES.
A Oeneral Banking Bueiness trsnsacted.
DeposUs receivtd subject to check at aigbt.
Collecta<ns inade.
Lettorg of Credit and Foreigr. Exchango
furnifhed.__
J08. BBODKB8, ) f CHA8. H. HOOFF
PBE8IDENT. J ( CA8HIEB.
First National Bank,
ALEXANDBIA. VA.
Designated Depository of the
United States.
CAPITAL. $100,000.
SUBPLU8 AND } S10(j (w^
UNDIVIDED PB0FIT8, \ *1W<WV
Di rectors :
J08. BB0DEB8, JAS. F. MHP.
N. LINDSEY, M. B HABLOW,
G. L BOOTHF.
Prompt attention xiven to all busineae, in
cloding collections throughout the United
jtgtea and Enrope._
8?H01fI WH?AT, I i WM. fl. LAMKMtT
Prarldtri*. { I Oaahla*.
... L DAINOEBFIELD, I f W. F. LAMBEBT,
Vice Proaident. j I Assisiant Caahier.
Oitizens' Nat'l. Bank.
OAPITAL*ltO,000
lUBPLin *aot?fH?
UNDIVIDED PBOFITS $35,0005
OaUactlana mada and promptly ramittcd.
Ml Undf el lBTcatraant Mcnritiat a ?;?
fially.
inwrtora? B. Wuast, K. L. Dalncarfla'd
V. L KroUh. W. it Braool W H. Lambert.
Suitable Presents
FOR THE HOLIDAY^.
WAVE CBEHT WAKF, be.utifnl in< ipen
tive artHea for ladies and Kentlemen.
C )MBJ, BrtU-HF8 MIBBOBH and otber
a t clea m ailver, ebonized and nenuine ebony.
CANDLE8TICKS in solid braas <<nd dlvet
plate
PLATED and SOLID SlLVEB FLATand
H0LL0W WABE.
Ladiea'. Gents' and Poya' WATCHES.
BINU8 for babii'8, mis?e?, ladies and gento.
CHAIN BBACELETTfi, pjns and NOV
ELTIE8.
,?avc<ill and Examine Oooda and P.1"ca-w?
'jMTA Mutll Deposit will Hernre ?ny Aitule
Unt 1 Wantcd.-tB^
HENRY W. WILDT,
106 N. BOYAL STBEET.
KIDNEOID8: ilDNEOIDS!
Forthecnreof all Kidney Diseaaea
flhatterod Norvea and all diaowoe ariaing
frcm thin, watery and iropoTeriaaed blood.
Prioc 50c. For eale only by
WABFIELDAHALL
N
LVV DBIED CHEBBIE8 jaut recoived by
J. C. MILBUBN.
WHOIiESAIiE * RETAJL OKOCERs
TOHN AHERN 4 00.
WHOLESALE AND REIAIL CMCBS
AND DEALERS IN
PURE WINES & LIQUORS
We hold Iargely in D. 8. bonded waronoi-Mg
and carry in atock yarious branda of tbe ' ? ?? t
PUBE BYEANDMALT WHISKIE8MAD1-.
. _.-^ in atoro auperior grades of Foroign
and Amorican WINES, ALEri, BBOWN
STOUT, &C.
j*r8atisfaction Ouaranteed aa to Prioo and
Quality.ta^
Cprnar Priuce and Oommeroe Streeta.
| 0. MILBDRN.
DMALXB ?
FANCY AND 8TAPLE GBOCERIE8,
'. I North Boyal Btreet,
Alexandria, Va
i roprietor of tho Potomac Brand of Floar
which iBunexoeliod.
Coffeee Freohly Routod at SUre._
W.
A. J0HN80N A 00.,
WH0LE8ALE GROC ?3*
^ r'.THL C0MMI88I0N MBR0HANT8,
And Dealaraln
A.LL KIND8 OF LIQD0R8.
Hatta oo hand Gibaon'a XX, XXX, XXXX
>ud pure Old Bye, Old Cabinetand Monogram
tVbiskiea; alao Baker'a and Thompaon'a Pura
:.-o Wniakiea, to which they invite tke atten*
don of tho trade.
Ordora from the conntry for mercandlaa
ihall receive prorupt attention.
Consignmenta of Floar, Grain and Conntry
Produce aolicited, for which they guarantte
the righoet markot priceaand prompt rettirna,
N. E. oorner Cameron and Boyal atreeta.
D. Harry Appich,
525 King Street,
WHOLESALE AND BETAIL
C0NFECT10NER AND FKL'ITUEALEB
f\.s the seaeona come and go
Xrovident of all,
JL lenty of fruita. and nnta, and aweeta,
JL have at your call.
V^andiea, cakea throaghoat the year,
f~l?i Appicb'a atock will make good checi
jr.^KCIAL INDDCEMENTB FOB THf
OODNTBV TRADE-*M
WABFIELD A HALL'8 OOBN AND
BCNION PLA8TEB will soeedily re
move all Corua and Baniooa, and lelievo all
aoreneaa of the parte affected. Prire 5c For
Bale only by WABFIELD 4 HALL.
<Y>r Pnwre and Fairfax at*.
I QQQ COD FlaH jnat reeeived by
J. C MILBORN^
HIStTe SOFT FIG8 10c, 12c and 15e
pay_aa?JgaVaj J. c. at n. u " bnh
OE HEBBING and bHAD BOK tor aale
bj J. C. MILBURN,
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